Tag : Uganda football news

SC Villa target to reduce KCCA’s seven point lead as they host Bright Stars

By Robert Kayindi James The Azam Uganda Premier League (AUPL) returns following an international break in which Uganda Cranes defeated Congo Brazzaville 1-0 in the 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifiers, thanks to Farouk Miya’s solitary first half effort at Namboole stadium on Saturday….

November 15, 2016

URA FC name new team captain

By Robert Kayindi James Four time league champions, Uganda Revenue Authority Football Club (URA FC) has named Kulaba Jimmy as their new captain. Kulaba has been elevated to the position of captain form being an assistant until the end of…

November 15, 2016

FUFA house raided by ex-internationals

By Robert Kayindi James The Federation of Uganda Football Associations headquarters (FUFA house) in Mengo, Kampala have today morning been raided by Ugandan ex-internationals led by Daniel Walusimbi. The group that raided the local football governing body this morning involved key…

November 14, 2016

Former SC Villa technical chairman Tamale Kapeera passes on

By Robert Kayindi James The Sports Club Villa camp is in mourning following the passing of their former technical chairman Sam Tamale Kapeera. According to the Jogoos’ Public Relations Officer (PRO), Abu Zikusooka Senabulya, the deceased passed on in the…

November 14, 2016

Kampala University knockout Makerere to advance to University Football League finals

By Robert Kayindi James Kampala University knocked out Makerere to advance to this year’s finals of the Nile Special University Football League (UFL). The two sides shared the spoils in a one-all draw at Luzira Prisons ground in the second…

November 10, 2016

Cranes goalie Onyango remains a major doubt for Congo Brazzaville clash

By Robert Kayindi James Uganda Cranes number one custodian, Dennis Masinde Onyango remains a major doubt for the team’s clash against Congo Brazzaville in the 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifiers slated for this Saturday, 12th November at Namboole stadium. Onyango…

November 10, 2016

Makerere-Kampala University set for semi-final return leg clash

By Robert Kayindi James Despite closure of Uganda’s biggest institution of higher learning, Makerere University, it is set to welcome Kampala University as the two sides clash in the semi-final return leg clash of the Nile Special University Football League (UFL). The…

November 9, 2016

Uganda Cranes fail Zambia test

By Robert Kayindi James At a poorly attended match, Uganda Cranes failed their test against Zambia as they lost 1-0 to the visitors in an international friendly match played on Tuesday evening at Mandela National Stadium, Namboole. A first half…

November 9, 2016

Cranes goalie Dennis Onyango scoops the USPA award for October

By Robert Kayindi James Uganda Cranes number one goalie Dennis Masinde Onyango scooped the Uganda Sports Press Association (USPA) award of best sports personality for the month of October. The Mamelodi Sundowns custodian who recently became the first Ugandan to…

November 8, 2016

Micho drops eight players as he trims Cranes Squad

By Robert Kayindi James Uganda Cranes coach Milutin ‘Micho’ Sredojevic dropped eight players on Monday as he trimmed the team ahead of today’s friendly tie against Zambia at Mandela National Stadium, Namboole. The eight players asked to leave the camp…

November 8, 2016